Definition of hypo- in English:

Share this entry

hypo-

Pronunciation:
(also hyp-)

prefix

1Under: hypodermic
1.1Below normal: hypoglycemia
1.2Slightly: hypomanic
1.3 Chemistry Containing an element with an unusually low valence: hypochlorous

Origin

From Greek hupo 'under'.

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.